Aphrodite's Rock or "Petra tou Romiou", according to Greek mythology this is the place where the goddess Aphrodite came to life out of the foam of the waves, Paphos, Cyprus

Aphrodite's rock or "Petra tou Romiou" at Paphos coast, Cyprus. According to Greek mythology this is the place where the goddess Aphrodite came to life out of the foam of the waves

Fig Tree Bay, Protaras, Cyprus

Fig Tree Bay, Protaras, Cyprus

Adonis Baths located in Kili Paphos, is one of the most beautiful and unique areas in Cyprus. Tradition says that Adonis the God of Beauty tended his horses in this place and hunded in the Akamas forest. According to Greek mythology Adonis and Aphrodite had many children here, the citizen of Paphos are supposed to be descendant of these two lovers.

Adonis (n.)Origin—from Adonis, handsome youth loved by Aphrodite Definition—very handsome young man Ex.—Joanna’s old boyfriend wasn’t very handsome, but her new one is quite an Adonis

CYPRUS.... PAPHOS. The whole town of Paphos is included in the official UNESCO list of cultural and natural treasures of the world heritage.

The whole town of Paphos is included in the official UNESCO list of cultural and natural treasures of the world heritage.

Ancient synagogue in Paphos, Cyprus. The Apostle Paul preached here.

Ancient synagogue in Paphos, Cyprus. The Apostle Paul preached here.

Cyprus, Paphos Castle

Paphos Castle is located on the edge of Paphos harbour. It was originally built as a Byzantine fort to protect the harbour. It was then rebuilt by the Lusignans in the thirteenth century after being destroyed in the earthquake of 1222


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